COVID-19 Announcement

With the recent easing of restrictions, we are pleased to be able to welcome you back to the Recreation Centre from Friday 11 June.

When attending the Centre, please consider the following COVID-19 guidelines:

  • All Visitors are to sign with the Service Victoria QR code, these codes are located at each entry point to the school as well as throughout the Recreation Centre
  • Masks are to be worn in the Centre from the age of 12 years
  • Where possible only one parent from each family should be attending lessons.
  • Parents working in Melbourne are unable to attend lessons or use the pool during this period of restrictions please make alternative arrangements
  • You must be able to provide evidence of your residential address on request
  • Change rooms remain closed, toilet facilities are open
  • Lap swimming members must book their sessions

Please note all missed lessons due to the COVID-19 lockdown have been credited for the Term 3 enrolment.

Welcome to The Geelong College Recreation Centre

The Geelong College Recreation Centre is located in the heart of the historic Senior School campus and is easily accessible from Aphrasia St. The Centre offers a high-quality training, recreation and competition venue for students, staff and members of The Geelong College community.

Designed to FINA standards, the Centre features an eight lane 25-meter pool with variable depths and a separate diving area with three and one metre competition diving boards. The Centre has the capacity to host many aquatic activities and competitions, with a grandstand that can host approximately 250 people.

Our qualified team of recreation professionals are friendly and enthusiastic which creates an enjoyable and safe environment for individuals, groups and families.

Our Centre has been endorsed with a Lifesaving Victoria Safety Assessment Gold Accreditation for outstanding compliance and safety scores. 


TGC’s best kept secret, a great facility, knowledgeable staff and friendly advice where people of all abilities can stay active and have fun. Sam West (OGC 2000)

Join the Recreation Centre

Membership and Lap Swimming

Members have access to lap swimming most days and enjoy the outstanding aquatic facilities.

Learn-to-Swim programs and much more

Our Programs

Find out about our Learn-to-Swim, Learn-to-Dive, Squad, Adult Swimming and Holiday programs.

Hire our aquatic facilities

Facility Hire

Available for schools, squads, clubs and other groups for carnivals and events.